|International Day of Action to Cancel Zapotillo - November 10 - International Rivers|
US activists and Mexican nationals organized a protest at the Mexican consulate in San Francisco on November 10 to demand the cancellation of the Zapotillo Dam. Many of the protesters recently returned from Mexico and witnessed the illegal construction of the project. Thousands of people are participate in demonstrations on November 10 as part of an International Day of Action to Cancel the Zapotillo Dam...
Keywords: International Rivers; temaca; temacapulin; rfl3; rivers for life; rios para la vida; environment
|A River Runs Through Us - International Rivers|
A personal and hopeful introduction to one of the biggest threats facing our world's lifelines, as told by the people at the forefront of the global movement. Filmed at Rivers for Life 3 -- a 2010 gathering of 350 river activists from 50 countries, held in rural Mexico -- this documentary touches on issues such as how climate change will affect rivers and dams; what happens to communities displaced by or living downstream of large dams; and what kinds of solutions exist that both preserve our li...
Keywords: International Rivers; A River Runs Through Us; Rivers; Dams; Rivers For Life 3
|Voices From Temacapulin - International Rivers|
Take a visual tour of the town of Temacapulin (Temaca), guided by the voices of the global anti-dam movement. Temaca is threatened by El Zapotillo Dam and would be flooded by hundreds of feet of water if the dam is built. In October, 2010 Temacapulin hosted Rivers for Life 3, where activists from around the world convened to share information and strategize about the next phase of the global anti-dam movement...
Keywords: International Rivers; temaca; temacapulin; temacapulÃn; rfl3; rivers for life; rios para la vida; environment